ENG v NZ highlights today – Second one day international from Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui (New Zealand) Wednesday 28th February 2018. England had not played any one day international at Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui cricket ground in cricket history, which means today’s match will be their first match at this venue.
The highest total of the venue is 294/5 scored by the home team in 2016 against Sri Lanka. In the last ODI between England and New Zealand, New Zealand almost lost that match but the eighth number New Zealand all-rounder MJ Santner gave a huge victory to his team by scoring 45 runs off 27 balls not out and New Zealand won by 3 wickets (with 4 balls remaining). He smashed four 6s and two boundaries in his innings.
England won the toss and elected to field.
New Zealand team/playing XI
MJ Guptill, C Munro, MS Chapman, LRPL Taylor, TWM Latham †, HM Nicholls, C de Grandhomme, MJ Santner, TG Southee (c), LH Ferguson, TA Boult.
England team/playing XI
JJ Roy, JM Bairstow, JE Root, EJG Morgan (c), BA Stokes, JC Buttler †, MM Ali, CR Woakes, DJ Willey, TK Curran, AU Rashid.
Match Timings: 14.00 start, First Session 14.00-17.30 Interval 17.30-18.15, Second Session 18.15-21.45
Umpires – Wayne Knights, Rod Tucker
TV Umpires – Ruchira Palliyaguruge
Match Referee – Ranjan Madugalle
Reserve Umpire – Shaun Haig
Match number – ODI no. 3981
England tour of New Zealand 2nd ODI (D/N) Highlights